Philip Kaplan was named COO of Quality Systems (Irvine, California). Most recently, Kaplan was CEO of Deer Valley Ventures. Quality Systems makes computer-based practice management, patient records and revenue cycle management applications as well as connectivity products and services for medical and dental group practices.

Adnan Tahir, MD, has been named chief medical officer of the Sisters of Charity Health System in addition to his duties as chief medical officer at St. Vincent Charity Hospital (both Cleveland). Tahir, board certified in internal medicine, will oversee the System Quality Performance and Patient Safety Plans, promote service excellence philosophies and behaviors throughout the System, and provide medical leadership in promoting best practices in clinical care, quality and safety. The Sisters of Charity Health System was established in 1982 as the parent corporation for the sponsored ministries of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine in Ohio and South Carolina.